Scott BultmanAuthor, toy manufacturer, director of Froebel USA, and host of this year's conference, Scott Bultman has actively worked to promote the original Froebel Kindergarten method internationally since 1997, including the upcoming documentary series, The Kindergarten.

The son of an early childhood educator (his mother was principal of a local child development center) and a toymaker (Uncle Goose Toys), his Froebel activity carries on both parents' work. Scott is also the owner of Red Hen LLC and co-founder of Kaleidograph Design with Norman Brosterman.